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What is Better Alfa Romeo 146 or Cadillac SRX?

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Alfa Romeo 146 Cadillac SRX

5 reasons to buy Alfa Romeo 146

Engine and transmission
Better compression 10.3 vs 10.2 1% or 0.1 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 121 g/mile vs 197 g/mile 63% or 76 g/mile
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 8 years vs 6 years 25% or 2 years
Other specs
Less weight 1190 kg vs 1996 kg 68% or 806 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 11.5 meters vs 12.1 meters 5% or 0.6 meters

17 reasons to buy Cadillac SRX

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 6 vs 4 2 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
Piston diameter larger 94 mm vs 82 mm 13% or 12 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 85.6 mm vs 75.65 mm 12% or 9.95 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

258 bhp vs 120 bhp

190 kw. vs 88 kw.

53% or 138 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 339 nM vs 144 nM 58% or 195 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 8.1 sec. vs 10.6 sec. 2.5 sec.
More top speed 125 mph vs 121 mph 4 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 21.11 mpg vs 34.01 mpg 61% or 12.9 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 27.7 mpg vs 44.11 mpg 59% or 16.41 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 15 mpg vs 25 mpg 67% or 10 mpg
Emissions
Higher european emission standard EURO 4 vs EURO 2 2 generations
Less CO emissions 0 g/mile vs 1 g/mile 0% or 1 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 76 liters vs 51 liters 33% or 25 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2725 kg vs 1710 kg 37% or 1015 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 729 kg vs 520 kg 29% or 209 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 2268 kg vs 1200 kg 47% or 1068 kg
Other specs
More seats 7 vs 5 2

Neutral reasons Alfa Romeo 146 vs. Cadillac SRX

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 6300 RPM vs 6500 RPM 3% or 200 less rpms.
Engine capacity 1598 cm3 vs 3564 cm3 55% or 1966 cm3 less
Cylinders location In line vs V6
Camshaft DOHC vs DOHC
Fuel supply Fuel injection vs Distributor fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4257 mm vs 4950 mm 14% or 693 mm shorter
Width 1712 mm vs 1845 mm 7% or 133 mm narrower
Height 1426 mm vs 1685 mm 15% or 259 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2540 mm vs 2957 mm 14% or 417 mm less
Front tires size 185/60 HR14 vs 235/65 R17
Rear tires size 185/60 HR14 vs 225/60 R17
Spare wheel 115/70 R 15 vs Compact
Type of wheels 5.5J X 14" alloy wheels vs 17" aluminum
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)